• Pearson-Bruce-Southern-Ocean.jpg
  • Pearson-Bruce-Southern-Ocean.jpg
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Description

Artwork materials: 
Relief print (edition of 8, 5 available)
Medium: 
Print
Artwork size: 
59 x 42 cm (61 x 44 cm framed)
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The idea for the print was an encounter with a pod of humpback whales in the Southern Ocean.  Surging past whales were streams of seabirds - Antarctic and Cape petrels, black-browed and light mantled sooty albatrosses, and a lone wandering albatross. Every now and then one of the humpbacks would breach exploding out of the ocean swell in a spray of energy.  That, and the passage of birds sweeping along on the power of the wind, created a profound sense of the elemental nature and richness of the Southern Ocean. 



A graphic response was a way to capture some of that excitement and a relief print would allow for bold and simple shapes and just a few limited interlocking colours to simply express an extraordinarily complex and exciting experience.

Bruce Pearson

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